From 1905 until 1908, John Guthrie Wood Aitken was a member of parliament. A prominent Presbyterian, he advocated free secondary and tertiary education, supported Bible reading in schools and prohibition, and opposed gambling.
Kōrero: Aitken, John Guthrie Wood
Tāngia te kōrero katoa
Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:
Ian W. Fraser. 'Aitken, John Guthrie Wood', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/3a8/aitken-john-guthrie-wood (accessed 22 October 2021)